social media

In With a Bad Crowd? Long Term Effects of Your Child’s Social Network

A 28-year study reveals that the social relationships nurtured in childhood may have physiological consequences...

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Old People are Dying, Pass me my Phone!

A culture of shared and retweeted grief stinks of narcissism, not compassion....

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Got the time on yer, cock? Digital e-Skin display Developed

Ultrathin organic material enhances e-skin display ...

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The Other Kind of Twitterstorm. Using Social Media for Natural Disaster Assessment

Could social networks used in the assessment of damage caused by natural disasters?...

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Your Band is Awesome Live, So Ban the YouTube Fan Footage

Well-meaning YouTubers could be wrecking your band's reputation. Maybe it's time to take control. Essay...

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Real Life or Social Media – How Many Friends is Too Many?

Are you really my friend? Social media isn't the same as real life, but a new study suggests the same skills apply. How does it all work?...

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Can YOU Tell if You’re Facebook Dependent?

You might have a Facebook dependency. But that's not necessarily a bad thing...

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Death in the Afternoon : Political Slaughter in Spain

Personal charisma, rockstar presentation and the common touch may indeed be a successful formula for political power....

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You like? Social media, sharing and sales

Marketing campaigns focused on social media and socioeconomic groupings are likely to give the greatest boost...

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Forgiving Jeremy Clarkson: Forgiving Ourselves. [Top Gear]

The culture wars have become so divisive, even the organisation that tolerated Jimmy Savile is obliged now to take sides....

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Feeling Unloved? Like this page.

Facebook - People who are generally insecure in their relationships are more actively engaged on the social media site....

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Do Your Own Damned Marketing!

Users of social media websites are less likely to use them to say positive things about their favourite products and services...

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Are Social Media Values Human Values?

None of the values promoted by a social-media-dominated world are helpful with depth-oriented, long-term thinking...

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Twitter Storms

It’s dangerous, people are not who they seem on the internet. Inside those twitter storms (I’ve had a few) there are usually one or two who hang around for a week or so, its easy to pick up...

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